ProAmpac Holdings, Inc. Machine Operator in Aurora, Illinois
COATER RESPONSIBILITIES - 1st shift
WATCH COATING PAN STATION CLOSELY- This is where most employees will spend the most significant time during their probationary period.
Be responsible for indicating to team members problems that may require them to slow or stop the coating process
Materials used to coat with all water based products- ammonia smell present- breathing apparatus can be made available if required
Be responsible for maintaining uniform uncoated edges as well as monitor entire web coating on material
Be responsible for the unwind of material- indicate to team members when roll is at a size where machine may be required to slow down/stop or a new roll is needed
Cleaning of rollers/equipment when machine has stopped or pre/post coating process
Aiding team members with new roll put ups/takedowns, splicing of new material
Be able to safely handle forklifts to bring material to unwind and off rewinds of machines as well as weigh totes/scrap materials
Coating Machine rewind duties to be trained once operator has successfully operated Coating Pan responsibilities
Responsible for converting coated material into customer specified roll sizes through company Purchase orders
Responsible for maintaining paperwork for customers who require a Process Control Report/Slitter Process report indicating customer specs, roll weights, pallet weights etc
Roll weight handling can be from 6# to over 100# rolls required to be palletized by hand
Responsible for watching for flags in roll which require machine to be stopped or slowed up depending on flag status
Responsible for changeovers/ splices according to spec
Responsible for indicating to a manager material issues preventing quality converting
Correctly label and stack product on skid making sure to properly secure before moving product to shrink wrap area
Need to climb on and off forklift and move products from production to stretch wrapping area.
Move completed product to shipping racks if possible
Make sure proper & correct product & shipping labels are attached
Unload/Load trucks with Inbound or Outbound material/ perform trailer audit
Maintain a clean and safe workplace, operator may have Clean up and Garbage duties from time to time.
Safely operate forklift and all coating/converting machinery in order to complete tasks
Work cooperatively and productively with other Team members and Supervisors in order to complete tasks with little supervision
Requires intermittent periods of continuous physical exertion such as walking, standing, stooping, bending, climbing, and lifting material some of which may be heavy and awkward.
Warehouse environment can expose Team members to temperature fluctuations (hot/cold), noise (ear plugs will be provided), dust
Area of Interest: Manufacturing
ProAmpac is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.